Setting Up Acura Apple CarPlay®

Acura Apple CarPlay in the 2021 Acura TLX

When you’re driving a new Acura vehicle, you’re treated to a ride that’s packed full of features and technology. One of the most popular features that newer Acura models offer is Apple CarPlay® connectivity. Apple CarPlay® allows you to connect your iPhone to your vehicle and access its features safely as you’re driving around Clovis.

You’ll have a user interface that mimics your iPhone, and you’ll even get Siri connectivity in addition to Apple CarPlay® apps. From navigation to sending text messages, Apple CarPlay® connectivity is a nice feature to have. Not sure how to set up Apple CarPlay®? We’re more than happy to help. Learn how to configure Acura Apple CarPlay® in your vehicle today with the service experts at Fresno Acura!

How to Set Up Apple CarPlay® In Your Acura

Fortunately, Acura Apple CarPlay® connectivity is simple to figure out. Most drivers are able to do it in their own Madera garage. However, if you’re running into any issues, you’re more than welcome to visit our Fresno dealership, so we can help you utilize your Apple CarPlay® apps to the fullest. With that being said, the process to set up Apple CarPlay® for most vehicles is similar. Let’s take a look at how to set up Apple CarPlay® in your Acura vehicle:

  1. Locate the USB port in your Acura vehicle.
  2. Connect an Apple-approved USB cable into the USB port and your iPhone charge port.
  3. Select “Enable Apple CarPlay®” on your Acura vehicle’s infotainment screen.

If the “Enable Apple CarPlay®” prompt did not appear in your Acura vehicle when you plugged in your iPhone, you can follow these instructions:

  1. Connect your iPhone to your Acura vehicle using an Apple-approved USB cable.
  2. On your Acura vehicle’s infotainment screen, select settings.
  3. Choose the “Connections” option.
  4. Select the “Apple CarPlay®” option.
  5. Now pick your device.
  6. Choose the “Allow Apple CarPlay®” option.

Of course, the steps can vary depending on your specific Acura vehicle, so if you need assistance, feel free to reference your owner’s manual or speak with one of our team members to find out how you can utilize the Apple CarPlay® apps on your Visalia drives.

Popular Acura Cars With Apple CarPlay®

Acura has a wide range of models, and many of them have had Apple CarPlay® capabilities for a few years now. If you’re trying to figure out which Acura cars came with Apple CarPlay®, you can always check its owner’s manual for specifics. However, you can count on many newer Acura models being equipped with Apple CarPlay®. Here are some of the popular Acura vehicles that have Apple CarPlay® capabilities:

  • Acura ILX
  • Acura TLX
  • Acura RDX
  • Acura MDX

Explore Cars With Apple CarPlay® Today at Fresno Acura!

Ready to find a vehicle with Apple CarPlay®? Stop by today for further assistance! If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us online.


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